Full MNP will empower people, improve services: Prasad

Full MNP will enable subscribers to transfer their mobile numbers to any new city or locality across the country and use it as local number from today. So far, the facility was available only within a telecom circle or service area.

Nationwide mobile number portability from today!

Mobile users can now retain their numbers despite changing states/circles across the country, without incurring any roaming charges with the launch of nationwide mobile number portability (MNP) on Friday.

Mobile users to get full number portability from today

Mobile users will be able to retain their numbers across the country with all operators gearing to launch the full Mobile Number Portability (MNP) service Friday to meet a deadline set by the government.

One nation, one number: Nationwide MNP becomes a reality

Starting Friday, the nationwide mobile number portability (MNP) has become a reality with mobile operators Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and others rolling out the policy that will allow customers to retain their existing numbers across the country while they can change their service provider.

Mobile operators to roll out nationwide MNP on Friday

Other private players such as Uninor, Sistema Shyam Teleservices and Videocon will also roll out the service to meet the July 3 deadline fixed by the government.

Airtel to roll out full mobile number portability from tomorrow
Airtel to roll out full mobile number portability from tomorrow

Porting requests within Airtel network will be processed in 24 hours.

Now, you can dial STD mobile phone numbers without adding 0 or +91

Earlier this month, DoT extended the deadline to fully implement the MNP across the country by another two months.

DoT extends MNP deadline by another 2 months

The earlier deadline to roll out 'full MNP' was May 3.

Full MNP not possible by May 3 as DoT seeks changes: COAI

Government has set a deadline of May 3 to start full MNP service and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has amended the MNP regulation on February 25.

Take undertaking of ownership from subscribers for MNP: TRAI

Telecom regulator TRAI has asked mobile operators to obtain undertaking of ownership from subscribers seeking to port numbers and disconnect them if the information is found to be incorrect.

Pan-India MNP from May 3, TRAI amends regulation

Mobile subscribers from May 3 will be able to port their numbers anywhere in the country while changing service providers, as telecom regulator Trai has amended the regulation on it.

TRAI issues draft rules for full mobile number portability

Telecom regulator TRAI has issued draft regulations to facilitate full mobile number portability which is set to start from May 3.

Voda, Airtel fined most for tariff and MNP rules violations

Other companies fined for this include Aircel (Rs 2.3 lakh), Reliance Communications (Rs 2 lakh) Airtel (Rs 50,000) Tikona (Rs 25,000), Loop Mobile (Rs 20,000) and D-Vois broadband (Rs 30,000).

Full mobile number portability by March 31

Mobile phone users will soon be able to change their telecom operators and retain their numbers even if they are relocating to areas outside the service providers' operations.

Decision on full MNP, spectrum auction in DoT's 100-day agenda

The Department of Telecommunications is learnt to have listed taking a decision on implementation of full mobile number portability and preparing a roadmap for one of the biggest spectrum auctions, among others, in its 100-day agenda.

DoT nod for full MNP, broadband network for panchayats by 2017

Inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission today gave its approval to a slew of long-pending plans, including full mobile number portability that enables subscribers to retain numbers when they relocate to any part of the country.

Mobile number portability requests up by 2.6 mn: TRAI

The mobile number portability (MNP) requests have gone up by 2.60 million in March 2014, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) showed Monday.

Trai recommends full number portability within 6 months

Telecom regulator Trai Wednesday recommended that MNP be fully implemented across the country within six months to allow subscribers to retain their numbers even when they shift from one service area to another.

Trai extends date for comments on MNP, emergency number

A corporate mobile number is allotted by operators in the name of a firm or organisation and may need authorisation for being ported to another operator.

'No more MNP for users on network of telcos who lost permits'

The TRAI direction comes following Supreme Court order of February 2, 2012 and February 15, 2012 asking telecom operators to close their operations.